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NEW YORK, March 27- U.S. regulators are unlikely to put rules in place that would harm high-frequency trading as doing so would make trading more difficult and expensive for all investors, Robert Greifeld, chief executive officer of Nasdaq OMX Group said on Thursday.
LONDON, March 21- Nasdaq OMX's new London- based derivatives exchange has achieved 10 percent market share in one of its contracts, a level of liquidity that will draw more market participants to connect, its chief executive said.
Chinese e-commerce company Alibaba Group is leaning toward listing its shares the NYSE instead of the Nasdaq, according to the Wall Street Journal.
Some of Tuesday's midday movers:
Regulation of high-frequency trading is needed to protect the markets, New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman said Tuesday on CNBC.
Traders await Friday's jobs report and watch emerging markets to see if the selloff can be contained.
Talking Squawk, the "Squawk Box" blog, provides tidbits, insights and sarcastic reflections on the WEEK THAT WAS and the WEEK TO COME.
Nick Raich, The Earnings Scout CEO, and Russ Koesterich, Blackrock Global, discuss how tech earnings impact the Nasdaq.
Robert Greifeld, Nasdaq OMX Group CEO, discusses the current force driving the tech sector and provides his thoughts on the tech IPO landscape for this year.
Nasdaq OMX announced it has reopened trading at its Nasdaq options market after a brief halt that affected trading in stocks A through M.
The NYSE's Euronext unit has filed a plan with regulators to offer firms a "kill switch" that could cut off trading if preset levels were breached.
Mark Zuckerberg and dozens of banks must face a lawsuit accusing Facebook of misleading investors about its health before its $16 billion IPO.
A group of 13 US Exchanges will update the software they use, in part as a response to an SEC order after the Nasdaq outage in August.
Some of the names on the move ahead of the open.
Could the boom times be back? Between 250 and 300 IPOs will launch in the first three months of 2014 according to professional services firm EY.
Bob McCooey, Nasdaq SVP, discusses details of the American and U.S. Airways merger, and the compelling "value proposition" Nasdaq provides for companies looking to go public.
A surge in Chinese demand underlies bitcoin's astronomical rise over the past few months, but the question lingers: is it only a matter of time before the government steps in?
CNBC's Seema Mody reports the biotech index has hit an all-time high in the Nasdaq.
Twitter opened for trading in 2013's most eagerly anticipated IPO and the most hyped stock flotation since Facebook went public.
The Nasdaq OMX on Friday suffered yet another trading outage, its second in a week—this time on its secondary options market.